Washington: The fear of the second wave of Coronavirus about to hit is turning out to be accurate, as per the recent count of cases. In the last 24 hours, the number of deaths due to the Coronavirus is 5000; moreover, the number of cases has also increased by 1.5 lakhs. The number of Covid cases in the African continent has gone up to two lakhs. Against this background, a British company, AstraZeneca has indicated that they will make their vaccine available from October.
As per the information on Worldometre, the total number of Coronavirus cases around the globe is 73,69,209. Besides, in the last 24 hours, 1,23,382 more patients have been added to the count. In the previous 24 hours, the number of dead patients has increased by 5,129, which makes it a total of 4,14,853. So far, 36,37,230 patients have been cured of this disease.
In the last 24 hours, the United States has reported 926 dead patients, which has added up to 1,14,277. The number of people infected by Coronavirus in the United States is 20,49,251. Besides, in the last 24 hours, 17,000 have added to the count. After the United States, the second most country to get affected due to this disease in Brazil. In the last 24 hours, Brazil has reported about more than 31,000 patients, and the total number of Coronavirus patients is 7,43,047. At the same time, the number of deaths due to Coronavirus is 38,543, and in the last 25 hours, more 1,231 deaths have been reported.
The Africa CDC has reported the Covid patient count in its continent to be 2,02,782. This report includes count from 54 African nations, and the number of dead is 5,506. Meanwhile, the leading European group, OECD has warned the world economy of facing a great recession, which will drop by 6%.